About Jimmy McIntyre

On the road for 4 years now, Jimmy McIntyre is an experienced travel photographer, trainer, language learner and writer. He has written for some of the biggest photography sites in the world and taught photography on four continents.

The next generation of luminosity masks is coming soon

I have some very exciting news. For the last 18 months I've been working with external developers to create the next step up in luminosity mask software. The result is Lumi32, a world first. Lumi32 is a simple to use 32 Bit luminosity mask generator that has eight 100% user-definable presets, and in which you [...]

By |2019-11-22T11:19:48+00:00November 22nd, 2019|Luminosity Masks Tutorials|Comments Off on The next generation of luminosity masks is coming soon

My New Book is Here!

Last year I took some time away to write a novel: a dark, dystopian journey through a corrupt city where social media can mean life and death. In writing the book, I combined my passion for dystopian literature and also my growing dislike of social media in general. It was a wonderful experience and one [...]

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Review: My 3 Weeks With the Nikkor 14-30mm f/4 Prototype lens for the Z System

Article By Jimmy McIntyre  Last year I was fortunate enough to work with the soon-to-be-released 14-30mm f/4 lens for the Z system. Representatives of Nikon contacted me and asked if I would be interested in working on this project, in which I was asked to capture a large range of images which would [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:02+00:00January 31st, 2019|Reviews|Comments Off on Review: My 3 Weeks With the Nikkor 14-30mm f/4 Prototype lens for the Z System

Color Grading and LUTs Explained

Article Written By Max Therry Color grading, once the purview of motion pictures, has been gaining a lot of traction in the photography world. When done well, the effects will deepen the feeling of an image, thereby heightening its storytelling ability. Of course, the bulk of the work of creating a quality image is still [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:02+00:00October 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Color Grading and LUTs Explained

20 Images That Weren’t Good Enough To Be Published

Over the years I've shot many locations, but I have a surprisingly small portfolio. When I first started out in photography, I would publish just about any image I shot. But little by little, I became much more strict about the photos I put online. Essentially I wanted people to see my 'best' work, rather [...]

By |2019-11-01T17:13:02+00:00October 25th, 2018|Talk|Comments Off on 20 Images That Weren’t Good Enough To Be Published